Tshwane - The R18.5-million Tshwane Open will wrap up
the European Tour’s summer swing in South Africa when it tees off at the
Pretoria Country Club from Thursday to Sunday this week.
Pretoria stars Richard Sterne and
George Coetzee will lead a field including former Tshwane Open champions Dawie
van der Walt and Ross Fisher, as well as European Ryder Cup captain Darren
Clarke, former European Ryder Cup players Edoardo Molinari and David Howell,
recent two-time European Tour winner and current Sunshine Tour Order of Merit
leader Andy Sullivan, and former SA Open champions Richie Ramsay and Morten
Tickets to the tournament cost
R50 a day for adults for Thursday 12 March and Friday 13 March.
Tickets for the
final two rounds will be R100 per day on Saturday 14 March and Sunday 15 March.
There is also a four-day season ticket available at R150 per person. Pensioners
and children under 16 gain free access.
Tickets can be booked through TicketPro
or purchased at the tournament venue, with the gates set to open at 06:00 every
A park and ride service will also be operating from Brooklyn Mall from
05:30 to 20:30 daily, with the shuttles leaving every half hour except between
13:00 and 16:00 when they will depart every hour.
Golf fans attending the Tshwane
Open will also stand the chance to win two tickets to the new Afrasia Bank
For more details about the
tournament go to http://www.tshwaneopen.co.za/